DIGITAL SERIES

FEATURING WEST AFRICA’S MINING LEADERS ON 2 – 3 JUNE 2021

In November 2020, attendees from across the globe got to enjoy a Coffee with the CEO – Mr Sulemanu Koney of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, where he addressed the effects of COVID-19 on the industry and what the 2021 outlook is for the mining industry in Ghana.

Following the response of this session and a need for the sector to remain engaged and informed, in 2021 we’re excited to launch the WAMPEX and WAMPOC DIGITAL SERIES, in partnership with the Ghana Chamber of Mines, taking place on 2 – 3 June 2021. This series will consist of four 90minute live interviews with ministerial and C-level representation from key mining stakeholders from across the West African region.

This live interview and Q&A session will allow attendees to connect with industry professionals from around the world.

For more information on how you can become a partner of this offering contact Le-Ann Hare today on +27 21 700 5504 or LeannHare@dmgevents.com

DIGITAL SERIES: Positioning Ghana as a mining support services hub

PAST SERIES

Wampex digital series session 2 session 1

GHANA: MINERS’ GATEWAY TO WEST AFRICA

DATE: 2 June 2021
TIME: 10:00 GMT

On Wednesday, 2 June, join us for a keynote presentation by Hon. Samuel Abdulai Jinapor, Minister of the Ministry of Lands & Natural Resources in Ghana.

Following the Honourable Minister’s presentation, he will be joined by Mr. Eric Asubonteng, President, Ghana Chamber of Mines for a live Q & A session with the audience.

This session will be moderated by Mr. Bernardinho Koku Avle, Journalist at Citi FM.

Wampex digital series session 2

OPPORTUNITIES WITHIN WEST AFRICA’S MINING SECTOR

DATE: 2 June 2021
TIME: 14:00 GMT

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During this session, we are joined by leaders in the mining sector as they discuss opportunities in the West African mining sector:

  • Kwame Addo-Kufuor, VP: Government Relations, Newmont Africa
  • Salifu Nuhu, VP: West Africa, Sandvik,
    African Development Bank
  • Toussaint Bamouni, Executive Director, Chambre de Mine de Burkina
  • Sulemanu Koney, Executive Director, ECOWAS Federation of Chambers of Mines (EFEDCOM)

This session will be moderated by Ziad Hamoui, National President – Ghana, Borderless Alliance.

Following the panel discussion there will be time for a live Q & A session will the audience.

Wampex digital series session 3

GLOBAL DEVELOPMENTS ON WOMEN IN MINING

DATE: 3 June 2021
TIME: 10:00 GMT

Join us on Thursday, 3 June as we hear from Mr Sulemanu Koney, CEO of the Ghana Chamber of Mines as he presents on the role of women in the mining sector.

Following Mr Koney’s presentation, he will be joined by an inspiring all-female panel of leaders driving transformation in the mining industry in Ghana, namely:

  • Mrs Georgette Barnes Sakyi-Addo, President, Women in Mining Ghana and Women in Mining Africa
  • Ms Gifty Bilson, Group Training & Development Coordinator, Golden Star Wassa Ltd
  • Ms Eunice Dzokpo, Unit Manager: Mine Survey, Asanko Gold Gh Ltd
  • Ms Cecilia Amakye, Expediting and Logistics Officer, Perseus Mining Gh Ltd
  • Ms Juliet Sheiddy Akamboe, Head, Mining and Metals, Stanbic West Africa

Attendees will have the opportunity to pose their questions directly to our panel of experts.

This session will be moderated by Mrs Juliet Manteaw-Kutin, Head, Legal & Corporate Affairs, AngloGold Ashanti Ghana.

Wampex digital series sesion 4

FINANCING A RESILIENT AND CLEAN ENERGY SECTOR

DATE: 3 June 2021
TIME: 14:00 GMT

Join us for our final session is the WAMPEX & WAMPOC Digital Series as experts discuss financing for a resilient and clean energy sector to enhance the competitiveness of West Africa’s mining sector.

Panellists include:

  • Johannes de Beer, VP: Projects & Head of Engineering, Gold Fields Ghana
  • Mark Baah, Director: Systems Operations, Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCO)
  • Frances Rogoz, VP: Projects Development, Genser Energy
  • Dr Isaac Adjei Doku, GM Corporate Affairs, West Africa Gas Pipeline Company
  • Francis Asante, CEO, Stella Futura

This session will be moderated by Mr. Benjamin Boakye, Executive Director – African Centre for Energy Policy

AGM

THE GHANA CHAMBER OF MINES: ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

DATE: 4 June 2021
TIME: 11:30 GMT

Chamber Members and guests are invited to join The Ghana Chamber of Mines as they host their 93rd Annual General meeting on Friday, 4 June at 11:30 GMT.

Under the theme “Positioning Ghana as a mining support services”, the agenda will cover:

  • Welcome Address: Mr. Alfred Baku, 1st Vice President
  • Solidarity Messages: Partners
  • Remarks: Mr. Sulemanu Koney, Chief Executive Officer, The Ghana Chamber of Mines
  • Presidential Address: Mr. Eric Asubonteng, President, The Ghana Chamber of Mines
  • Keynote Address: Hon. Samuel Abu Jinapor, MP, Minister, Ministry of Lands & Natural Resources, Ghana
  • Chairman’s Closing Remarks
  • Vote of Thanks: Mr. Terence Watungwa, 2nd Vice President
  • Media interactions